Begg, Dan

Begg, Dan

Dan Begg Sport: Builder-Recreation Year Inducted: 2016 “Big” Dan Begg was a farm boy from Moose Creek who arrived in Cornwall during the late 1940’s and was involved in numerous sports playing and organizing shinny games at King George Park. His involvement with youth sports began with a meeting with Bob Turner. Dan organized minor […]

Bergeron Ron

Ron Bergeron Sport: Soccer Year Inducted: 2008 Ron Bergeron is inducted into the Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame as a builder for his two plus decades of dedication to excellence in soccer. Ron wore many hats during a career that spanned from 1976 to 1999. He has been a coach, referee, coordinator, sponsor, Director and […]

Bergeron Sr. Lutt

Lutt Bergeron Sr. Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1972 Lutt Bergeron Sr. was born October 1st, 1908. He was a founding member and director of the Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame. He was a member of the City Sports and Recreation committee, which obtained the lighting system for the Cornwall Athletic Grounds. As an active Legion […]

Bergeron Del

  Del Bergeron Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1992   For over 30 years prior to his induction into the Hall of Fame, Del Bergeron had coached or promoted Minor hockey, Minor softball, Minor baseball, Minor football, United Counties basketball, and school sports at St. Columban’s East and West, Immaculate Conception, and Bishop Macdonell. He coached […]

Belmore George

George Belmore Sport: Bowling Year Inducted: 1975 George Belmore is considered a builder of bowling in Cornwall. He also had personal success on the lanes, both individually and as a team member. An important function in any bowling league is that of the statistician. George had devoted many hours of his time to this function, […]

Baril Norm

Norm Baril Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1998 Norm Baril was one of the founding fathers of the Cornwall Royals. He was also the man who sowed the seeds for a major junior hockey club which would win three Memorial Cup Championships in a 10-year span, a feat which had been accomplished just once before, when […]

Baker Royal

Royal Baker Sport: Angling/Hunting Year Inducted: 1972 Royal Baker was born August 26, 1890 in Osnabruck Centre, Ontario. His induction into the Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame was sponsored by the Long Sault and Cornwall Legions. His induction was for the sports of angling and hunting. He was a Games and Fisheries Overseer, and Fish […]

Bruyere Gerry

Gerry Bruyere Sport: Broomball Year Inducted: 2012 From the early 1970’s into the 80’s, Gerry Bruyere would become the Jean Beliveau of the game of broomball in Cornwall. Gerry was a preeminent star in the leagues, All-Star tournament teams as well as Provincial and Canadian Championship tournaments. Gerry’s strong work ethic along with a deft […]

Blanchard Arthur

Arthur Blanchard Sport: Snowshoeing Year Inducted: 1969 Arthur Blanchard was a real Champion when it came to endurance on his snowshoes. He won many races and one was from Cornwall to Ottawa on January 29th, 1955 – a distance of 78 miles. He walked under the Cornwall colours of the Grey Wolves. He trekked from […]

Blue Carmen

Carmen Donald Blue Sport: Bowling Year Inducted: 1984 The late Carmen Donald Blue dominated Cornwall Bowling Lanes like few before or after him. From 1948 to 1974, Carmen was the Wayne Gretzky of Cornwall Bowling. In the 1950’s, Carmen established a record that has stood the test of time. Some say it will never be […]